[Twisted-web] Shutting down a xmlrpc server with an xmlrpc call
matt at pollenation.net
Mon Jun 20 08:17:19 MDT 2005
Rasjid Wilcox wrote:
> I am new to twisted-web, so my apologies if this is obvious. I am happy to be
> pointed at the appropriate documentation.
> I am writing an xmlrpc server, and would like to there to be an xmlrpc call to
> shutdown the server gracefully.
> Ideally upon the call being made, it would return a 'success' response to the
> client, the reactor would stop taking any new requests, would finish any
> existing ones, and then exit cleanly.
> What I currently have is -
> def xmlrpc_quit(self):
> but then the caller gets:
>>>>s = xmlrpclib.Server('http://localhost:7080/')
> Traceback (most recent call last):
> File "<stdin>", line 1, in ?
> File "/usr/lib/python2.3/xmlrpclib.py", line 1029, in __call__
> return self.__send(self.__name, args)
> File "/usr/lib/python2.3/xmlrpclib.py", line 1316, in __request
> File "/usr/lib/python2.3/xmlrpclib.py", line 1070, in request
> xmlrpclib.ProtocolError: <ProtocolError for localhost:7080/: -1 >
> All suggestions / hints would be greatly appreciated.
You probably just need to return *something* from xmlrpc_quit, i.e. an
empty string. Currently, xmlrpc_quit returns None which is not supported
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